The Philadelphia Youth Violence Reduction Partnership has sponsored a great deal of research for our city. The partnership has examined risk factors of violence for individuals between the ages of 14 and 24. I believe these risk factors are characteristic of most of our nation’s urban communities. As we look through these risk factors, it seems predictable these […]
We all see and hear too many discouraging stories of bullying and violence involving our children and teens. Children who have disabilities are frequent targets for bullying. However, in this post, I am sharing a video as an amazing testimony of how some great kids reversed this predicable pattern of behavior.
I once read The Culture Code by Clotaire Rapaille. The author, a consultant to industry, specialized in identifying codes of certain cultures for certain industries so those industries might understand how to sell their product to that culture. He made some interesting discoveries helping industries enter markets or remake markets for the most effective way to sell its products. But how […]